The Hartford Evergreen #88 Bissell Ferry 5k Annual Scholarship Fun(d) Run
Saturday Sept 29, 2018 @ 9am
Day of race registration available from 7:30 to 8:45 am ….1737 Main St
All Proceeds going to benefit the Hartford Evergreen #88 Scholarship Fund
Runners $25.00 (race bib with timer included)
All participants receive a finisher’s medal
Awards given to top three finishers in each age group
12 and under
70 and over
All participants with race bib number are entered into random drawing for 4 tickets and limousine transportation to and from Yankee stadium for an upcoming game
Bissell Ferry connected South Windsor (east of the Connecticut River) to Windsor on the western bank.
After English settlement, homesteaders west of the river relied on John Bissell’s ferry to reach pasturelands on the east side in South Windsor.
The Bissell ferry operated from about 1633 to 1925.